Los Angeles Landscaping Services
Initial RotoTilling – Removal of the Old Lawn or Weeds, Pick Axing the Soil 6 – 8 inches deep so that we know the RotoTiller is getting in there 6 – 8 inches deep as well, just to bust up the soil and get it Aerated $0.67 per square foot area.
Composting – Pick up and deliver enough Composted Manure for a 3″ layer all around $0.30 per square foot of area on average.
Secondary Tilling - Spread the Compost all around for a 3” layer and then with the machine we RotoTiller again and we Mix the Compost into the soil 6 – 8 inches deep, $0.33 per square foot.
For a total of only $1.30 per square foot to prep the soil, Properly amending it and Aerating it and making it more drought tolerant.
Repair - We can Repair what is broken ( @ $60.00 an hour for labor, plus the cost of parts that may be needed) Replacement sprinkler heads are $10.00 each, a new Valve is $85.00 each, a new timer is $160.00, broken PVC and fittings are like $1.00 each, etc.
Complete New Install – We can Install a Complete New System if one is not already there. (Best case scenario is $400.00 per 1000 sq ft of contiguous space for the PVC that is burried in the ground along with the Elbows and Fittings and Risers, and the Sprinkler Heads themselves. Plus $85.00 installed if a new valve is needed.)
Links to relevant information for the DIY crowd.
First of all, here is a very good stand alone site that is basically a very well written book with very good illustrations on how to install a sprinkler system. http://www.irrigationtutorials.com/
Secondly, here is a very good 1 hour video that shows all aspects of installing a sprinkler system. All of the decision process and planning processes. http://www.orbitonline.com/support/videos/
Here are a few irrigation companies that will design your irrigation system for free if you will spend the time to fill out their requests for information about your particulars.
When you have worn yourself out looking at all of this information, you can come back and just hire us to do the install for you .